Whether for the view or for the challenge, climbing the mountainous peaks in Upper Franconia is the best way to experience more of this beautiful region. But with 20
to choose from, it can be tough to know which peak to proceed with. That’s why we’ve collected the best peaks and summits in Upper Franconia for you here — so you can easily add one to your next adventure.
The Döbraberg is with 794 meters the highest mountain in the Franconian Forest. At its summit is a radar station of the Bundeswehr, the observation tower Prinz-Luitpold-tower of the Frankenwaldverein e. V. and various seating groups.
Here, too, is one of those oddly shaped rock castles that are so often found in the Fichtelgebirge. On the highest of these leads a staircase that allows a clear view on the clearest days to Weißenstädter See.